Medicine Advertisements Board

Medicine Advertisements Board (MAB) was established under the provisions of The Medicine Advertisements Board Regulations 1976. The Board was established to discuss the approval for application on medical products or healthcare facilities and services advertisement received and at the discretion, the Board may:
• Issue approval for an advertisement.
• Review, revise its policies and guidelines as necessary
• Cancel / withdraw the approval granted


The members of the Medicine Advertisements Board appointed by the Minister of Health as provided for under The Medicine Advertisements Board Regulations 1976 was as follows:
Y. Bhg. Datuk Dr. Noor Hisham Bin Abdullah
Director General of Health, Ministry of Health Malaysia
  1. Dr. Ramli Bin Zainal
    Director of Pharmaceutical Services, Ministry of Health Malaysia
  2. Dr. Ahmad Razid Bin Salleh
    Director of Medical Services, Ministry of Health Malaysia
  3. Dr. Gunasagaran Ramanathan
    Secretary, Malaysian Medical Association
  4. Puan Erica Lam
    Secretary, Association of Private Hospitals of Malaysia
  5. Dr. Shanmuganathan Ganeson 
    Secretary, Federation of Private Medical Practitioners Association
  6. Dr. G. R. Letchuman Ramanathan
    Physician, Hospital Ipoh
  7. Prof. Dr. Nafeeza Binti Hj. Mohd. Ismail
    President, Malaysian Society of Pharmacology and Physiology 
  8. Pn. Rosilawati Binti Ahmad
    Pharmacist, National Pharmaceutical Regulatory Agency, Ministry of Health Malaysia
  9. Dr. Amerjit Singh A/L S. Bhag Singh
    Officer, Ministry of Information Malaysia
Pn. Asniza Binti Alias
Senior Assistant Director, Pharmaceutical Services Division